Moving on up

The dictum that less is more doesn’t seem to apply to cars. The number of features most of them contain is frankly ridiculous. Many of them are there to give showroom lackies things that glitter and hypnotise punters into buying. Ambient lighting is a good example. A while back I borrowed a Mercedes-Benz A-Class that […]

The Extra Mile

We’ve looked at running-in previously and advised that, on good authority, there’s really very little danger in being fairly ambitious with use of the throttle once the critical first 300 or so miles have been clocked up on a new engine, as long as you then progressively increase the power demand and ensure that the […]

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